Hands Around The World: 365 Creative Ways To Build Cultural Awareness & Global Respect
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Hands Around The World: 365 Creative Ways To Build Cultural Awareness & Global Respect

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d embrace the daily lives of children from the far corners of the earth--as they plant and grow, write and tell stories, draw and craft, cook and eat, sing and dance, and learn to live in an atmosphere of global respect and cultural awareness.
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published August 1st 1992 by Turtleback Books
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Jobiska (Cindy)
This has some interesting ideas, but I find the structure (1 idea/activity a day--365 total) both unworkable and unsearchable. No parent, no matter how committed, is going to be able to do one of these every day, but there is really no way other than paging through to find ideas! There is an index, but for example I looked at one day's activity, "bake yeast bread" (yeah right), and neither "bread" nor "bake" is in the index! So how would one find that entry other than paging through? Giving away...more
Sep 09, 2011 Amanda is currently reading it  ·  review of another edition
I like how this one was set up as a one-a-day craft/info thing. Could be very useful in supplementary social/global studies education.
April Scheivelhud
This is a neat book with a different activity or fact to learn about each day that spans a broad range of cultures all over the world.
Has a multicultural activity for every day of the year.
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